Have you checked out these two educational resources?

The Frank Sarris Public Library is happy to bring ScienceFlix and TrueFlix to you.  Both of these on-line resources can be used in the library, on mobile devices or at home.

ScienceFlix provides more than 5,000 science-related assets. ScienceFlix uses a variety of media and text-types including videos, reference articles, read-aloud features and interactive media.  ScienceFlix can help students build content knowledge, develop inquiry-based learning skills, and practice hands-on learning.  Areas of study within ScienceFlix include Earth Science, Space Science, Life Science, Health & Human Body, Physical Science and Technology & Engineering.  This on-line resource is geared towards ages 10-15, students in grades 5-10.

TrueFlix offers 170+ social studies and science content units.  TrueFlix provides eBooks enhanced by additional content such as primary sources, fiction, videos, audio clips, images and related websites.  TrueFlix can help young learners build research skills by comprehending and evaluating a range of texts, build strong content knowledge and use technology and digital media strategically and capably.  Examples of the units of study include U.S. Regions, Biographies, Ancient Civilizations, Animal Kingdom, Earth Science, The Solar System and many more!  This on-line resource is geared towards ages 8-12, students in grades 3-6.

Grab your library card and get started with TrueFlix and ScienceFlix today!